The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 15 December 2013

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    The Rolling Wave

    A pre-Christmas selection from some of the many CDs of traditional music and song issued during the past year.

    About The Show

    Named after a famous traditional Irish tune, The Rolling Wave is a sharp ear and a close eye on the world of traditional and folk music in Ireland.

    Sunday, 10.00pm on RTÉ Radio 1

    Competition

    Congratulations to Katie O'Driscoll of Passage West and Pat Dalton of Glasnevin who each got the correct answer to our question about what Willie Clancy's main instrument was. And of course it was the uilleann pipes. The prize - now on its way to both winners - is a copy of Louise Mulcahy's new CD "Tuning the Road"
     
    Our new Rolling Wave quiz is for the new booklet and double CD of complete recordings by the famous Irish-American flute player John McKenna: "The Buck from the Mountain".
     
    Prizes of 2 copies have been given to us by the John McKenna Society and the question:
     
    What county in Ireland was John McKenna from?
     
    Answers to: The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio, Dublin 4 or therollingwave@rte.ie or on Twitter to @TheRollingWave

    Results in a few week's time.
     

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: The Rolling Wave
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Rivonia
      Composer: Hamish Henderson
      Performer(s): Atté
      Performer(s): Atté
      Album: CLADDAGH, CCA7
      Duration: 4:37
    • Title: The Jig Of The Dead
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF CD 205
      Duration: 1:10
    • Title: I Have A House Of My Own The Chimney On With The Top Of It
      Composer: Martin "Junior" Crehan
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF CD 205
      Duration: 0:45
    • Title: Paddy Breen's Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF CD 205
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: The Bird's Call
      Composer: James Kelly
      Performer(s): Téada
      Performer(s): Téada
      Album: GAEL-LINN, CEF CD 205
      Duration: 1:06
    • Title: St Brendan's Voyage
      Composer: Christy Moore
      Performer(s): Christy Moore
      Performer(s): Christy Moore
      Album: COLUMBIA/SONY MUSIC, 88883790182
      Duration: 4:57
    • Title: The Bells Of St. Louis
      Performer(s): Full Set
      Performer(s): Full Set
      Album: FULL SET RECORDS, FCRCD002
      Duration: 1:07
    • Title: The Road To Lisdoonvarna, Boil The Breakfast Early
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Full Set
      Performer(s): Full Set
      Album: FULL SET RECORDS, FCRCD002
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: The West Wind, Molly Maguire
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pádraig Mcgovern, Peter Carberry
      Performer(s): Pádraig Mcgovern, Peter Carberry
      Album: PÁDRAIG MCGOVERN, PETER CARBERRY, CM2013
      Duration: 2:56
    • Title: Béal An Átha Buí
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Saileog Ní Cheannabháin
      Performer(s): Saileog Ní Cheannabháin
      Album: TUNES IN THE CHURCH, TC001
      Duration: 4:37
    • Title: Le Colporteur, 2eme Partie Du Lancier
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Album: LOFTUS, LM 006
      Duration: 1:58
    • Title: Gigue Du Cordon
      Composer: A. Brunet
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Album: LOFTUS, LM 006
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: Gigue De Montréal
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Performer(s): Kevin Burke, André Brunet, Christian Lemaitre, Nicolas Quemener
      Album: LOFTUS, LM 006
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: The Last Pint
      Composer: Pierre Bensusan
      Performer(s): Lunasa, Rté Concert Orchestra
      Performer(s): Lunasa, Rté Concert Orchestra
      Album: LUNASA RECORS, LCD 002
      Duration: 4:15
    • Title: All The Way To Galway, Jenny Put The Kettle On
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien Moran
      Performer(s): Jimmy O'Brien Moran
      Album: JIMMY O'BRIEN MORAN, PPPCD 051
      Duration: 3:00

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